PhD - Wayne State University
MSW - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
BS - Eastern Michigan University
Areas of Interest:
Honors, Recognitions, and Special Awards:
National Institute for Trauma and Loss: Consultant of the Year, 2004
NASW Chapter Ethics Committee Member - current
Bridge, T.J., Weincek, P. & Lemerand, P. Outside In: Program Evaluation. Eastern Michigan University, STARR Commonwealth Montcalm. 9/2008-present.
Bridge, T. J. Black Family Development/United Way: Family Connections Grant: An effort to sustain previous programming and evaluation of original FC model Eastern Michigan University and Black Family Development. 10/2008 through 9/2011.
Bridge, T.J. Child Welfare Institute Evaluation. Eastern Michigan University, State of Michigan, Children’s Services Administration 2/2008-10/2008
Abbey, J., Mills, C. S. & Bridge, T.J. Intensive Specialized Foster Care. Eastern Michigan University, Guidance Center and Vista Maria 12/2007-10/2008.
Mills, C. S., Bridge, T.J. & Massie, E.G. Replication of Demonstrated Effective Practices in the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect. Eastern Michigan University and Black Family Development, 9/2002-12/2008.
Bridge, T.J. Child Welfare Specialty Degree Program. Eastern Michigan University and Department of Health and Human Services Collaborative, 9/2001- 10/2007.
Bridge P.D., Berry-Bobovski L., Bridge, T.J., & Baum, M. Promoting Informed Decision Making Concerning the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer 2003. Center for Disease Control and the Michigan Department of Community Health, 1/1/03-9/30/03.
Mills, C. S. & Bridge, T.J. Kinship Support Group Facilitator. Eastern Michigan University and the Michigan Family Independence Agency Collaborative: 1996-1999.
Mills, C. S. & Bridge, T.J. Kinship Trainer. Eastern Michigan University and the Michigan Family Independence Agency Collaborative: 1996-1997.
Mills, C. S. & Bridge, T.J. Student Field Unit. Eastern Michigan University and the Michigan Family Independence Agency Collaborative: 1995-1999.Mills, C. S., (co-director), McFadden, E.J., Usher, D. P. (co-director), Bridge, T.J., Russell, K. & Willis-Dulin, Y. Kinship Grant. Eastern Michigan University and Michigan Family Independence Agency Collaborative, 1993-1995.
SWRK 120: Intro To SW Services & Professional Roles
SWRK 251: Self-Assessment & Development for SW
SWRK 408: Generalist SW Practice with Individuals & Families
SWRK 450: Practice Issues with Women
SWRK 488: Field Experience I
SWRK 489: Field Experience II
SWRK 506: Human Behavior in the Social Environment I: Individuals and Familes
SWRK 528: Practice with Women
SWRK 644: SWFS: Family-Centered Practice
SWRK 630: Action Research
SWRK 688: Field Experience III
SWRK 689: Field Experience IV
Electives: Ethics; Separation, Loss and Grief; Child Welfare; Complicated Grief and Trauma; Kinship
Berger, N. & Bridge, T. (in review)The Foster Care and Adoption Process Through the Eyes of Prospective Parents. Adoption Quarterly.
Stephens, K., Mills, C., Williams, C., Bridge, T., & Massie, E. (2009). Maximizing the Theraputic Helping Alliance with High-Risk Families, American Human 24(3).
Bridge, T. J., Massie, E.G., & Mills, C. S. (2008) Prioritizing Cultural Competence in Implementation of an Evidence-Based Practice Model. Child and Youth Services Review, 30, 1111-1118.
Logie, C., Bridge, T.J., & Bridge, P.B. (2007). Evaluating the Attitudes of Master of Social Work Students Towards the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Populations. Journal of Homosexuality, 53(4).
Bridge P.D., Berry L., Bridge T.J., & Gallagher, R.G. (2002). Evaluating a prostate health awareness program in a community outreach setting. Journal of Cancer Education, 17(2), 101-105.
Bridge, T.J. (1997). Kinship, A Family Tradition: Video Training Series. The Learning Edge: Eastern Michigan University.